Team Size: Financial Services has a staff of 55, plus 2-5 students.
Key Clients: Staff, faculty, alumni, Western’s Board of Governors and Subcommittees of the Board, Governing Agencies, and Auditors.
Main Services: Financial Services (FS) supports the finance and accounting requirements of academic and administrative units, and monitors compliance with University policies. The unit also: maintains and develops the University’s enterprise financial software; supports the research community in the financial management of research grants and awarded contracts; the overall cash management function for the University; and is responsible for investments, borrowing, billing, collections and day-to-day cash flow needs. In addition, FS facilitates the best-value procurement of goods and services, and is responsible for oversight and management of Board policies.
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